The founding team of Spanflug won the Finalist Award 2022 in the competition EY Entrepreneur Of The Year Germany, in the category "Young Companies".
The EY Entrepreneur Of The Year is one of the most prestigious business awards for entrepreneurial excellence, which has been honoring outstanding entrepreneurs for 26 years now.
At the end of November, an independent jury of renowned experts selected Germany's best companies in the categories of Family Business, Innovation, Sustainability and Young Companies. At the Award Ceremony on November 24th, the winners were announced in Berlin. At the same time, all 36 companies that made it to the finals of the competition were recognized for their innovative strength and entrepreneurial courage. The founding team of Spanflug can proudly count themselves among these finalists. (photo below on the left)
In the run-up to the event, Johannes Malkmes from EY presented the EY Finalist Award to Markus Westermeier, Adrian Lewis and Johannes Schmalz at the Spanflug office in Munich, describing Spanflug as digital champions that manage to "intelligently unite industry and technology through an automated procurement process". (photo on the right)
"To now be honored as one of a total of 12 finalists in the Young Companies category is a great recognition of our development in recent years and confirms us on our course," Markus Westermeier proudly summarizes. "Being awarded as one of 12 finalists in the young companies category is an great recognition of our development over the past few years and confirms that we are pursuing the right mission," proudly summarizes Markus Westermeier the outstanding result.
The finalist award proofs that the Munich based technology company from Munich has not only been able to successfully implement an innovative and sustainable business model with its manufacturing platform and align it to the future. At the same time, the award is also a tribute to the courage and responsibility with which the founders have been leaders to a constantly growing team over the past challenging years.
The entire Spanflug team is proud of this award and of its founding trio.